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Recreational Therapist in Winter Park, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Debt-free Education* (Certifications and Degrees without out-of-pocket tuition expense)

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Wednesday: 1p-7p, Thursday-Saturday 7a-7p

The community you’ll be caring for:

  • Winter Park Memorial Hospital has continuously served the residents of Winter Park and its surrounding communities for more than 50 years

  • Chartered in 1951, the hospital has grown from the visionary efforts of a handful of Winter Park residents and community leaders to a 307-bed acute care facility that is a model of community health and wellness

  • Over the years the hospital has continually expanded to meet the needs of the community, adding an upscale obstetrics and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at The Dr. P. Phillips Baby Place, cancer care at the AdventHealth Cancer Institute, Winter Park, and state-of-the-art surgery, recovery and rehabilitation at the AdventHealth Orthopedic Institute

The role you’ll contribute:

  • Provides direct and indirect services in the Rehabilitation Hospital.

  • Utilizes process improvement in achieving the goals of the Rehabilitation Department.

  • Adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies, and accrediting bodies.

  • May supervise other Technical Aides, students, and volunteers.

  • Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accept responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Demonstrates through behavior Florida hospital’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program.

  • Performs evaluations and re-evaluations according to standards and recommended techniques. Establishes implements and adapts an individualized treatment plan of care (including appropriate goal setting, treatment activities and frequency). Discharges patients when maximum benefit has been achieved and/or according to standards of practice and payer guidelines.

  • Documents accurately, completely, and timely with legible handwriting. Uses measurable and objective terminology following standards of practice, insurance guidelines and department/hospital policy and procedures.

  • Identifies the need for patient/caregiver education and utilizes each opportunity for teaching on a planned or spontaneous basis. Documents education and understanding as appropriate.

  • Participates in practice changes as a result of performance improvement activities. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department.

  • Demonstrates effective and efficient management of patient caseload.

  • Coordinates community speakers to promote patient resources and return to previous life roles.

  • Willingly adjusts and adapts to changes in patient census by altering working hours to assist in other centers/programs as approved and observed by manager.

  • Practices principles of employee and patient safety when performing daily job activities via observation.

  • Complies with FH Compliance Plan, rules and regulations of all local, state, and federal agencies, and with the standards of all accrediting bodies and payers as evident through documentation reviews, tracers and rounds results. Takes responsibility for the environment of care by monitoring and taking action as needed.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you'll need to succeed:

EDUCATION REQUIRED :

· Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation.

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED :

· Therapeutic Recreational Specialist Certificate. (CTRS)

· BLS Certificate

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Rehabilitation Services

Organization: AdventHealth Winter Park

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Winter Park

Req ID: 22041574

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.